Wine tourism stay
In the heart of the Médoc, take the time to stop to discover the history and taste the black gold of the Médoc
Because for us the first thing that is interesting for a wine lover to do is understand and discover where it is made.
Meetings with the winegrowers, guided tours of the cellars, wine blending workshop,… So many ways to discover the pleasures of wine and travel marriages with La Mancine Laulan! We work with small producers as well as with big houses, to be sure to meet all expectations, and to have a global vision of the wine landscape. The offers are aimed at both seasoned enthusiasts and novice enthusiasts, so take advantage of our organized or tailor-made stays to discover wine in all its forms.
WEEK-END 2 DAYS / 1 NIGHT From 84 € / person
Arrival from 5 p.m. at La Mancine Laulan and meet at Château Haut Brisey, an estate created in 1983 and run by Corine and Christian Denis. The house's membership in the "crus artisans" family, from the 2017 vintage, has marked the history of its wines formerly classified as crus bourgeois.
Evening Dinner at La Mancine Laulan With summer fast approaching, we invite you to revisit the great classics of barbecue and plancha. The goal here is not to fuel the eternal "Barbecue Plancha" debate, but to find a wine that can combine perfectly with the dishes tasted
The next day, after breakfast, visit of Château Haut Gravat, owned from father to son for more than five generations. From 1983, the property underwent transformations. The vineyard was enlarged, the production improved. The domain was renovated. The vat room was enlarged, a barrel cellar and a bottle storage place, a tower to welcome customers with a view of the vines were built.
Before leaving, meet Gino, owner of Château La Hourcade. Mr Cecchini, owner since the 1940s, it was only since 1985 that the vines began to be exploited. First in a cooperative for 4 years. It was only since 1989 that Château La Hourcade appeared, when Gino began to make his wine.
Stay 6 DAYS / 5 NIGHTS From 94 € / night / adult (*)
Day 1 : from 5 p.m. welcome at La Mancine Laulan with a refreshment - Evening dinner at the Table d'hôtes, a meal prepared with local products. We want our table to remain convivial while respecting government standards.
Day 2 : meeting around 11am at Château Brisey for the story of a family passionate about the vineyard ... with tasting of their vintages, wines classified Cru artisan - We will meet in the evening for dinner at the Table d'Hôtes
Day 3 : In the morning, gourmet encounter at the St Vivien or Montalivet market. Then, during the day, visit of Château Noaillac, with Unusual Walks in Presqu’Île led by Caroline (*). Discoveries of the hidden treasures of the Médoc. A lovely gourmet walk for the whole family (subject to government measures)
Day 4 : Visit of Château Haut Gravat, a vineyard of more than 5 generations. Wine classified as artisan cru and Cuvée Prestige - Noon, picnic at Richard's Lighthouse with its stroll along the banks of the estuary - We will meet in the evening for a Table d'Hôtes.
Day 5 : After breakfast, take the time to visit the Talais cabins and the St Vivien aquaculture farm. Then, you will go to St Ceurin de Cadourne, for the visit of the Sociando-Mallet Castle, which since the 17th century has occupied the Butte de Baleyron. It is one of the finest gravel terroirs in the Médoc. The Sociando-Mallet terroir is made up of gravel from the Guntzian period, on a deep clay-limestone subsoil ... In the evening we will meet for a last dinner, at the table d'hôtes.
(*) From € 70 / night / child under 11 / Free for children under 6